“They have been nipped at the post many times”

Name? Ciara Garvey.

Age? 22.

Teams played for?

Carrickcruppen, Queen’s University, Belfast and Armagh.

Who are your main rivals?

Donegal and then maybe the Shanes at club level.

Which opposition ground do you like playing on and why?

I like Dromintee, we’ve had some great wins there.

Which opposition ground do you dislike going to and why?

Clann Éireann, I always miss the entrance to it.

What team have you enjoyed the most success against?

Maybe Kerry this year so far, two great wins in the league.

Which team have you enjoyed least success against?


Which opposition player have you enjoyed marking?

Crossmaglen’s Aislinn McMahon in last year’s semi-final, she’s a great, strong player and it was a great contest.

Which opposition player have you disliked marking?

Megan McShane never stops running.

Which player would you transfer in from a team you have come up against?

Lauren McConville from Cross, definitely.

Which team, apart from your own, do you like to see do well and why?

Fermanagh – they have been nipped at the post many times, but good to see them win the Ulster Junior there.

What’s the most frustrating defeat you have experienced?

Last year’s Ulster final against Donegal.

What’s the most satisfying victory you have experienced?

We beat Shane’s in the semi-final of championship one year, it was more a relief because of the intense rivalry.

What is the best score you’ve seen from an opponent?

Susie White of Donegal with the point to bring the Ulster final to extra-time.

Which team, apart from your own, do you expect big things of in the coming years?

Probably Kildare.

Best opponent for post-match hospitality?


Which club, apart from your own, has the most impressive facilities?

Silverbridge, definitely.



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